KATHMANDU, Aug 21: Teej festival is being observed across the country today. Hindu women visit nearby temples and shrines of Lord Shiva to offer prayers for the well-being, happiness and longevity of their spouses this day.

KATHMANDU, Sept. 3: Hindu women are observing the Rishi Panchami festival across the country today.

KATHMANDU, Sept. 2: Female devotees thronged the Pashupatinath Temple since early morning today to observe auspicious Haritalika (Teej) festival today.

RASUWA, Sept 9: Trade via Rasuwagadhi along the northern border point has now reopened, but traders say they cannot immediately import goods for the upcoming Teej festival from the China. The reason, according to them,  is lack of containers to supply goods from Kerung, the nearest market in Tibet.